Manning & Crewing

The essence of a well-operated and safe vessel is its crew. Ship’s Officers and Ratings have to be matured experienced professionals, competent, commercially aware, trained, motivated, communicators, safety conscious, team players.

APS selects Indian Seafarers with these qualities. We are prepared to give our clients meaningful assurances of the quality and competence of our Marine Personnel. We will warrant acceptable experience, qualifications and performance of all our database members.

We do manning for Foreign and Indian shipping principals for their owned and managed fleet of vessels which are Oil and Chemical Tankers, OBO, Bulk, multi-purpose and Container ships. We have also specialised in providing qualified personnel for AHTSV, RSV, DSV, MSV, OSV, Tugs, HLV and Accommodation Barges.

We have kept in mind cost effectiveness of our marine personnel. Our approach to crewing is innovative and fit for both National, Multi-national and cosmopolitan sailing.

Selection pattern is as below without any compromise:

  • Vigorous document and certificate checks and cross checks
  • Interviews by ex-sea going Professionals both written and orals
  • Physical appearance & Fitness including eyesight
  • Administrative, Technical & Inter-personal communication skills
  • Thorough reference checks made with employing companies
  • Appraisal reports and sea service records from Ship Master and Chief Engineer
  • Last medical report checked, if in doubt to do ILO test
  • Last contract terms and salary viewed with new expectations
  • Finally CV proposed after our full satisfaction

Medical examination per MLC 2006 standards through Director General of Shipping approved Doctor and clinic. Medicals is as American club pre-employment medical examination including ILO and valid for 2 years from the date of issue. A high standard of health and physical fitness is guaranteed.